The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows XP
South East / Surrey
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 78 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.33% 1.29% 0.85%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 3.81% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 6
Median daily rate £218 £188 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £360 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £188 £175
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £14.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -16.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £10.00 £14.41
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £14.00 £14.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.70% -  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 333 420 359
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 27.66% 33.76% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 278 187
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +8.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 34
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Windows XP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows XP in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Surrey over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows XP in Surrey

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 2 £260 -
Guildford -4 1 - - 1
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
7 4 (36.36%) Apple
8 3 (27.27%) VPN
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) Legal
8 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
8 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (18.18%) ITIL
10 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
10 1 (9.09%) HP
10 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (9.09%) Lotus
10 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 1 (9.09%) Linux
10 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
10 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
10 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
10 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
10 1 (9.09%) VBScript

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Service Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) PC Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) PC Support
3 3 (27.27%) PC Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Windows NT
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Lotus
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £140 - £150 per day
Posted: 5 days ago